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Mörk Borg Third-Party Zines Interview: Philip Reed and Ed Bourelle
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Phil Reed of Steve Jackson Games and Philip Reed Games and Ed Bourelle of SkeletonKey Games are creating their own third-party Mörk Borg RPG projects via Kickstarter and co-promoting them in...
Dragon Reflections #34
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TSR Periodicals published The Dragon Issue 34 in February 1980. It is 73 pages long and has a cover price of $2.50. In this issue, we have lots of articles about the Divine Right boardgame, a new...
RPG Now in Print News – Free League, Monte Cook Games, Pinnacle, and More
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These new RPG products are available in print in October 2020. Ask your favorite local or to order a copy or order online. Game systems include Dungeons & Dragons and Pathfinder as well as other...
RPG Crowdfunding News – Scion: Demigod, Into the Fey, Laser Ponies, and more
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This week’s RPG crowdfunding projects through Kickstarter and IndieGoGo end by October 1st. These project include new rules, settings, and expansions to Scion, D&D, Monster of the Week, Delve...
Meet the Daughter of Hideous Laughter
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The upcoming Tasha's Cauldron of Everything supplement for Fifth Edition Dungeons & Dragons promises to reveal many secrets, but perhaps the most tantalizing is a picture of her sitting in front...
News Digest for the Week of September 11
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Hello everyone, Darryl here with this week’s gaming news! Huge Level Up 5e playtest, playtests for Pathfinder 2nd Edition and Starfinder, Avalon Hill leaving Wizards of the Coast, Peter Pan RPG...
RPG Crowdfunding News – Old-School Essentials, Mnemonic, GUN&SLINGER, and more
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This week, I review Kickstarters and GameOnTabletop campaigns that end by September 17th. There are a number of RPG projects that are reaching five- and six-figures, showing a lot of strength from...
RPG Crowdfunding News – Hellboy, Dark Matter, Wondrous Expeditions, and more
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This week’s list of RPG crowdfunding products end by September 10th. I share some popular Dungeons & Dragons options as a system neutral sourcebook and a dice tower. There are some winners this...
Worlds of Design: What's in a Name?
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Character names and where we might get them from are today’s topics. This is important insofar as we don't want to delay the start of the actual adventure because someone is trying to think of a name!
RPG Crowdfunding News – Twilight: 2000, Wanderhome, Trilemma Adventures, and more
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This week’s roundup of RPG Kickstarters and IndieGoGo end by September 3rd. It’s a strong list featuring six D&D 5e options, three OSR products, two games using the Year Zero Engine, and many...
Worlds of Design: The Lost Art of Running Away
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How often does an adventuring party avoid an encounter, even run away from one? This used to be common in earlier versions of the game, but less so now. What changed?
RPG Crowdfunding News – Svilland, Axon Punk, Lands of Theia, and more
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This week’s RPG crowdfunding projects through Kickstarter and IndieGoGo end by August 27th. There are a number of RPG options on this list including some products that are based on RPGs. I...
Worlds of Design: The Cost of Trade
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This is related to world building, and also related to player characters when they choose to invest in or participate in trading activities in your world/campaign. In some rulesets the characters...
Worlds of Design: Is Combat Now Passe?
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In April 2020 my column was titled “Is Fighting Evil Passé?” Readers pointed out that it was a misleading title, and it was: my original title was “Is Fighting Evil the Focus of Your Campaign?”...
Worlds of Design: Medieval Travel & Scale
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We previously established the fundamentals of world-building; with a world’s basic rules down, it’s important to consider how you get around in that world. And travel was very different (read...
Played It Review of Survive This!! Zombies!
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Survive This!! Zombies! blends old school rules with new innovations and mixes it with a cornucopia of zombies to distill a well-balanced cocktail of gaming enjoyment. The rules, while a bit...
The Plastic Ancestry of the Owlbear
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Like so many of the plastic monsters pulled from obscurity as patchisaurs, the owlbear has become iconic. But unlike the other monsters who we can easily trace to kaiju from the Ultraman series...
Crowdfunding News: Age of Antiquity, Book of Beastly Creatures, and more
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This week, I look at RPG Kickstarters that end on or before July 9th. While I do not cover all of the available projects, there’s a nice number of projects including a number that are heavily D&D...
The Plastic Ancestry of the Rust Monster
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Ah the rust monster! The bane of just about every fighter's existence, created from a plastic toy for the express purpose of ruining a party's equipment -- which, given the uniqueness of some...
Crowdfunding News – Alice is Missing, BEOWULF, Legendlore, and more
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This week, I look at RPG crowdfunding projects ending on July 2nd or earlier. There are seven campaigns making five-figures at this point (and Alice is Missing is likely to be at six figures...

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